With so much fake news floating around these days, it's difficult to know just who and what to believe. While Wikipedia is usually a reliable source of factual information, from time to time people hack Wiki and slip some alternative facts in there too. And since it's a free encyclopedia, created entirely by collaborators, it turns out that some of them have quite a knack for humor. From Charlie Sheen being half man, half cocaine to American Olympic swimmer Katie Ledecky being a humanoid evolution spawned in the bowels of Poseidon, you never can be too sure if what you're reading is 100% truth. So common sense comes in handy if you are preparing a paper according to Wikipedia's facts.

Luckily, these changes don't stay for long and are spotted by moderators before they even see the light of day. To illustrate how crazy some of these hijackings (or at least attempts) have been, Bored Panda has collected this list of funny Wikipedia edits caught on screenshots.

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Zori the degu 1 year ago

What am I going to do with my life now?:)

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Jeremie Guerra 1 year ago

haha Engineering club ^^

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Jeremie Guerra 1 year ago

Charlie and the Cocaïne Factory ^^

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John L 1 year ago

All of the music notes are missing.

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Ok Ha-Neul 1 year ago

me!!!!!

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Elina Kuusisto 1 year ago

See also, Donald Trump

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John L 1 year ago

This is about as accurate of a description of the Caliph wanna-be I have seen yet.

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Lena Sterling 1 year ago

I think it's worth it.

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John L 1 year ago

Somehow, I think she is beyond embarrassment......but she certainly can carry a note or two. ;D

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Anna Brandigi 1 year ago

...so she's lucifer?

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Kjorn 1 year ago

that was a masterpiece!

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Just Jess 1 year ago

Ugh. Reading this one made my brain hurt. Mission accomplished, Wikipedia prankster.

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John L 1 year ago

Now That...is a clear case of 'original thinking', lol. :D

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Anna Brandigi 1 year ago

danger noodles

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GlassOfWater 1 year ago

XD

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John L 1 year ago

Hey, "Reality is what you make of it". :D

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Ok Ha-Neul 1 year ago

i believe this 100%

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Ok Ha-Neul 1 year ago

so is he from maycomb county alabama where people have a tendency to start combing their hair in the middle of a conversation they're called maycombers

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John L 1 year ago

Whoever wrote this fails to realize that a 'time keeper' is the most important person in any band. Without a drummer, its like a gang of musicians just doing their own thing.

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JEFF THE KILLER 1 year ago

Appointed by Barack Obama but became Trump's sock puppet.... Something's a little fishy

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GlassOfWater 1 year ago

I see what you did there...

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Lena Sterling 1 year ago

The poor hot dog 🤧

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Jesus Wäre 1 year ago

The lizard people are real

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John L 1 year ago

What happened to Tennessee? "Look hear, before you go over thar"

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Caitlyn McCracken 1 year ago

This guy is amazing

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Lemonsito 1 year ago

*Carol Channing Impression*: I'm Spartacus!

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Lena Sterling 1 year ago

I read a biography about Janis, but it was never mentioned that she speed walked everywhere and was afraid of toilets. So good to know that she Speed walked and was afraid of toilets.

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Izzy's Maid 1 year ago

I am appalled that Lena Dunham's name was even MENTIONED in the same paragraph as such cute critters!!!

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JEFF THE KILLER 1 year ago

The country of origin is not surprising

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Jörg Zingler 1 year ago

Awwwwww, Unicorns ;)

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Dylan Glatz 1 year ago

Hahah I feel bad, such a talented DJ! My favourite, in fact! If you don't know him, check out Intoxicated. TUUUUUUUNE!

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Jesus Wäre 1 year ago

Only fool thought otherwise

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Luca 1 year ago

*AN American hip-hop group

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Pi... 1 year ago

Some disgruntled applicants poor things.

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Dixon's Mama 1 year ago

Accurate

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Master Markus 1 year ago

I'm seriously bothered by how the French are called cowards because of that one surrender in WW2 as far as I know, because if you look at their history, they fucking OWNED at wars.

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Pi... 1 year ago

His phone wasn't working so he used a wik- Email woulda been easier!

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Tiny Dynamine 1 year ago

It can certainly be updated to Theresa May without any controversy. She is totally anti-democracy.

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Kjorn 1 year ago

wow! i'd Watch that!

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Neeha 1 year ago

If this guy's some sort of con man, then that's probably the most fitting description I have ever read...😎😂

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Kjorn 1 year ago

she was really hated by that person

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Gergely Rába 1 year ago

What the holy fuck???

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Neeha 1 year ago

The B***h from Hell!

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Silent Skeleton 1 year ago

no parkour is RAD AS HELL you shush

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Kjorn 1 year ago

every actor and actress are fake activist! if they didn't have all that money they wouldn't be activist

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Ethan Dreemurr Hồ 1 year ago

LV Salvage

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GlassOfWater 1 year ago

Where I come from, people actually use this. "Ooh me nads!" --> an expression often used when a male's 'reproductive area' has been hurt.

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Shauday Smith 1 year ago

my new favorite team?

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Jon Watts 1 year ago

Would be more fitting for Handsome Jack's entry,

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trulli 1 year ago

Her name always bothers me: Solange means "as long as" in German.

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Neeha 1 year ago

Looks like someone was tired of their friend's sh*t...

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Lidee Moril 1 year ago

She is hot

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Neeha 1 year ago

So...Jeremy Corbyn likes sheep?!

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Pandykinz 1 year ago

I don't get this one? Is that not him? Looks like him to me.

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Pi... 1 year ago

Lol! Best occupation ever!

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Neeha 1 year ago

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The directors and the producers had to probably think a lot before casting her...

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